FILE - This 2009 file photograph shows the Avett Brothers, Scott Avett, left and Seth Avett, perform at the Newport Folk Festival 50 in Newport, R.I The founder of the celebrated Newport jazz and folk... more 
FILE - This 2009 file photograph shows the Avett Brothers, Scott Avett, left and Seth Avett, perform at the Newport Folk Festival 50 in Newport, R.I The founder of the celebrated Newport jazz and folk festivals is taking them nonprofit in an effort to make sure the events he's been producing for six decades live on after he is gone. George Wein, 85, said Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011, he has established a new nonprofit group, the Newport Festivals Foundation, an umbrella organization that will oversee the summertime events. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Joe Giblin
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 5:19 PM EST